Built capital is the stock of fully functioning infrastructure that does not degrade
other forms of capital including natural capital. Built capital includes buildings,
sewer treatment plants, manufacturing and processing plants, energy, transportation,
communications infrastructure, technology and other built assets. Investment
in physical capital is in construction, renovation, and maintenance. Physical capital
depreciates with use and requires ongoing investment to maintain its value. The
income or earnings generated by physical capital exist only in relation to its use. For
example, sewer and water treatment plants contribute to human capital (health).
Schools contribute to human capital (skill development) and social capital (if they
are used as community gathering places) and may contribute to natural capital (if
they include natural areas that are maintained or protected by the school).

Kurtz Bros.

Jeff Stemier

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711 Frank Rd.
Columbus, OH 43223


  • Physical CapitalAgricultural Physical CapitalUrban agriculture infrastructure

Uplift Nature Reserve (EB)

<p>Uplift Nature Reserve is a large nature park and a zoo, located on an artificial island next to the city of New Mombasa, Kenya, Earth. &nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">It was funded by New Mombasa Uplift, the company responsible for managing the Mombasa Tether. &nbsp;Apart from the Tsavo National Park, Uplift Nature Reserve was the largest wildlife reserve east of Nairobi, and one of the most renowned nature reserves in the world.

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  • Financial CapitalAccess to multiple forms of capltal
  • LivestockOther Livestock Production
  • Physical Capitalequipment


  • AgritourismEducational

Showman Farms: Conneauttee Creamery

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Grass-fed milk is absolutely the best! And all our special Artisan Cheeses are made from the freshest grass-fed milk right here on the farm. Our cheese-making methods are traditional and our recipes old world. We create cheese by the hard work of our hands. All our cheese is made in small batches, artisan form, with the bare minimum of main ingredients: milk, salt, rennet. We use no additives or preservatives, so our cheeses are not only better tasting, but healthier. Our goal is not to make or sell the most cheese, but to produce the best tasting, highest quality cheese.

Bloomtown: An Sheltered Workshop for Adults with Disabilities

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Bloomtown will provide a safe, nurturing, and productive agricultural environment for adults with disabilities, setting itself apart from other workshops in the area with its superior facilities, agricultural expertise, and its leadership in training methods and tools to equip adults with disabilities to find employment in integrated community work settings.


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